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Demographics

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Total Population

3,333

Median Household Income

62,720

Total Visible Minorities

30

Median Age

56.6

What is the Population of Rural Municipality of Alexander, MB?

At present, Rural Municipality of Alexander, MB has a population of 3,333 people. Overall, the population of Rural Municipality of Alexander, MB is growing at a rate of 1.33% per year over the past 15 years from 2001 to 2016. In the last two census, its populations grew by 350 people, an average growth rate of 2.35% per year from 2011 to 2016.

What is the Median Age of Rural Municipality of Alexander, MB?

Alexander, MB has a median age of 56 years old.

Age

The largest population of Rural Municipality of Alexander, MB is the age group between 60 and 64 years old, and the least populated age group is 85+ years old. 59.73% of the population are in the working age group between 15 to 64 years old, while 18.8% make up the younger population which will be a part of labour force in less than 2 decades.

Gender

Overall, there is no significant difference between the numbers of men and women. The 75 to 79 years old age cohort exhibits the largest discrepancy with a difference of 50 people between the sexes. Furthermore, majority of the population is between the ages 60 to 64 years old, comprising 13.17 per cent of the population.

Marital Status

Majority of the population are married, making up 59.12 per cent of the population. Having a predominantly married population is highy beneficial to Alexander, MB as married couples usually bring in larger incomes, higher net worth and gains on average. They also help boost the community's liveliness and labour force, as they are most likely to bear children and create the best economic conditions for them. Furthermore, this group also spends more compared to most of their counterparts.

Aboriginal Identification

The largest aboriginal population are that of the Metis, making up 65.66 per cent of the total aboriginal population. At 340 people, the second largest Aboriginal population is the First Nations.

Household Income

With a population at 3,333 people, most inhabitants at Alexander, MB are above the low income cut-off, or the income a person must earn to be considered to be part of the low income group. Majority are also above the 2,016 national median income of $62,720 per year.

Knowledge Of Official Language

Majority of the population speaks English only, making up 84.66 per cent of the population.

Median Household Income

In Alexander, MB, the median household income is $62,720 per year. The median household income in Alexander, MB is lower than the national household median income in 2015.

Period Of Immigration

The largest influx of immigrants to Canada was pre-1981, where 165 people surveyed called Canada their new home.

Visible Minority

The largest visible minority population are that of the Japanese, making up 66.67 per cent of the total visible minority population. The second largest group are the Chinese, making up 10 people.

Labour Force

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Total Labour
Force

1,455

Employment
Rate

45.6%

Participation
Rate

50.7%

Unemployment
Rate

10.1%

Unemployment Rate

Overall, the unemployment rate in Rural Municipality of Alexander, MB is declining at a rate of 0.01% per year over the past 15 years from 2001 to 2016. In the last two census, its unemployment rates grew by 0.5%, an average growth rate of 0.05% per year from 2006 to 2016. A growing unemployment rate signals that there is a higher level of competition between job applicants so obtaining a job becomes more difficult.

Participation Rate

Overall, the participation rate in Rural Municipality of Alexander, MB is declining at a rate of 0.29% per year over the past 15 years from 2001 to 2016. In the last two census, its participation rates declined by 2.0%, an average growth rate of -0.2% per year from 2006 to 2016. A decrease in participation rate means the proportion of the working population in Rural Municipality of Alexander, MB is lower than in the past.

Employment Rate

Overall, the employment rate in Rural Municipality of Alexander, MB is declining at a rate of 0.26% per year over the past 15 years from 2001 to 2016. In the last two census, its employment rates declined by 2.1%, an average decline rate of 0.21% per year from 2006 to 2016. Further decrease in employment rates signals a negative economic condition in the community with job seekers not finding employment.

Taxation

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Federal General
Corporate Tax

15

Federal Small
Business Corporate

9

Federal M&P
Corporate Tax

15

Federal Investment
Corporate Tax

15

Quality of Life

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Average Yearly
Rainfall(mm)

496

Average Yearly
Snowfall(cm)

99

Highest Temperature
(Celsius)

33

Lowest Temperature
(Celsius)

-40

Average Rainfall

Umbrellas and raincoats are most handy in the month of July when it rains an average of 77 mm. This is 20.05% of the annual rain experienced in Alexander, MB. The month of June is also rainy with an average rainfall of 76.3 mm. Following June is August, when 70.7 mm is the average rainfall.

Real Estate

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Number of
Renters

140

Number of
Home Owners

1,460

Most Popular
Dwelling Size

3 Bedrooms

Least Popular
Dwelling Size

1 Bedroom or Less

Construction Period

30.0 per cent, which is majority of homes in Alexander, MB, were constructed between 1961 to 1980. Building and home construction was also brisk between 1981 to 1990, where 420 homes were built. In before 1960, 240 of homes were built too.

Dwellings By Bedroom

53.58%, which is majority of homes in Alexander, MB, have three bedrooms. Homes with two bedrooms are also very popular, with 405 homes built with this number of bedrooms. The third largest category of homes according to number of bedrooms are 4 or more bedrooms representing 18.07 per cent of dwellings.

Transportation

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Most Used
Transportation

Vehicle Driver

Busiest Time
On Roads

8:00AM - 8:59AM

Residents Who
Work Locally

240

Vehicle Drivers

92.14%

Time Leaving For Work

Majority of commuters in Alexander, MB leave their homes from 8:00am to 8:59am, saying that it's enough time to get to work. The second most popular time to head to work, with 23.48% of respondents, is from 7:00am to 7:59am. However, 245 of commuters still prefer to leave from 6:00am to 6:59am.

Transportation Mode

Majority of commuters, around 1,055 respondents in Alexander, MB, are carpooling in a private car, truck, or van to go to work. Moreover, 4.37% of respondents say that they prefer driving alone in a private car, truck, or van. The third most popular means of transportation is using other means of transportation with 25 commuters preferring it.

Education

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Dominant Level
of Education

High School

Most Popular
Field of Study

Engineering

Most Popular
Educational Destination

Canada

Least Popular
Field of Study

Visual Arts

Education

Most people in Alexander, MB have have completed a high school education. With 900 people, it is what most people in Alexander, MB completed. Coming in second, 25.98% of inhabitants say they have not completed any certificate. The third largest group are people who have completed an apprenticeship, with 400 people responding.

Field Of Study

Most are in Engineering & related fields with 385 people practicing it in Alexander, MB. Health & related fields is another popular field of expertise, as 17.95% of inhabitants are involved in it. The third group are those who are in Business, Management & Public Administration, with 200 people responding that it is their line of work. STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) is expected to be a growing industry, however, Department of Finance confirms that Canada is lagging behind other Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) countries in terms of STEM graduates. Alexander, MB has 440 people or 32.23% of workers in STEM industries.

Utilities

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Companies

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Largest Industry
by Business Count

Construction

Smallest Industry
by Business Count

Management

Most Popular
Business Size

1-4 Employees

Least Popular
Business Size

200-499 Employees